Even the coldest places on Earth do not compare to how frigid outer space is.
A team of scientists from the Hybrid Photonics Laboratory at the Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech) and the University of Sheffield (UK) made a breakthrough in understanding nonlinear physics of the strong interaction of organic...
Members of the media are invited to attend a mid-April dedication of the Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (DESI), which is scheduled to begin its five-year mission to construct a 3D map of the universe in the coming months.
Topics: Telescopes, Space, Galaxies
One of Bill Nye's top priorities is maintaining support for a mission to bring a sample of Martian rock back to Earth.
The U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory's Educational Programs and Outreach department hosted Computer Science for All -- Coding and Beyond, in December as a part of the Argonne National Laboratory, Chicago initiative.
Update and editor’s note: This story originally claimed that OnePlus is not holding a physical launch event for the OnePlus 8, and suggested this was directly tied to COVID-19 concerns. While we still believe there won’t be a physical...
The SpaceX CEO showed in his Twitter the assembly of a nearly-completed Starship nosecone inside the company’s South Texas Starship factory, an indication that the flight debut of the prototype may be fast approaching.
Topics: Twitter, Social Media, Science Videos, SpaceX, Space
The hot exoplanet is located at such a close distance to its host star that, according to current models of planet formation, it should not even exist. However, at least 337 out of all discovered exoplanets are, in fact, hot gas giants that are...
Topics: Space, Jupiter, Exoplanets, Scientific Discoveries
The never-before-classified species of tiny brown snails was discovered recently by scientists on the island of Borneo near Malaysia by a company that teams up citizen scientists with researchers for discovery expeditions.
Topics: Scientific Discoveries
Humans have big brains and can store information in a way that allows the information to be retrieved by different senses. Scientists call this multi-sensory integration and it allows humans to form mental images of the world and is a key part of...
A fossilised insect wing discovered in an abandoned mine in Labrador has led palaeontologists from McGill University and the University of Gda?sk to identify a new hairy cicada species that lived around 100 million years ago.
Topics: Biodiversity, Scientific Discoveries